Museum Day is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian Media in which participating museums across the country open their doors for free to anyone presenting a Museum Day Ticket on September 25th.
The Museum Day Ticket provides free admission to one person, plus a guest.
• One ticket per household
• A ticket will gain entry in only one museum and only participating museums
• Only an official Museum Day ticket is eligible for free entry. Official tickets can be found here on the Museum Day website.
Below is a list of participating museums in our area.
Brandywine River Museum – Chadds Ford
National Toy Train Museum- Strasburg
Heritage Center of Lancaster County – Lancaster
National Christmas Center – Paradise
Historic St. George’s
Independence Seaport Museum
National Liberty Museum
Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)
Fireman’s Hall Museum
The Academy of Natural Sciences
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
The Franklin Institute
The African American Museum in Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center – Kutztown